David Moinina Sengeh

David Moinina Sengeh

IBM Research Lab
David recently joined the IBM Research Lab in Nairobi, Kenya as a research scientist. His work focuses on the design and deployment of healthcare technologies in Africa. David completed his Ph.D. in early 2016 at the MIT Media Lab, where his research focused on the design of comfortable prosthetic sockets and wearable interfaces. David is on Forbes 30 Under 30 in Technology, a 2014 TED Fellow, on the Wired Smart List, winner of the Lemelson-MIT National Collegiate Student Prize, and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer. David holds a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Harvard College and is the president and co-founder of the international NGO Global Minimum, Inc. which focuses on youth innovation projects in Kenya and Sierra Leone. He is also a recording afrobeat rapper and clothing designer.